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The Gilbert Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   341 Beach Drive, Seaside, OR 97138-5707
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Ranked #10 of 24 Hotels in Seaside
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

we're so happy with this inn & the price is very reasonable! It's very close to the main strip & to the beach, but it's also quiet. It's a very cozy, clean & comfortable place to stay :) wish we could've stayed longer! We would recommend this place to anyone!

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Sugar Land, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This charming ten-ensuite house was built in 1892 only a block from Seaside Beach and a block from the main street -Broadway. This Inn is really not for children or those with disabilities. While they have a few rooms on the first floor, most are up two flights of stairs. The rooms are comfortable and cheery with large overstuffed chairs,... More

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langley
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were very happy with our room , very clean , nice Victoria decor all around The inn is set just back from the beach , what could be better , the next time we visit Seaside we we return to the Gilbert Inn .

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Abbotsford, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My husband and I were very excited to visit Seaside and stay in an historic inn. The gardens to the Gilbert Inn were lovely. The reception area was lovely. The nice lady who checked us in, from Charleston SC was lovely. Our room was...bijoux. That's okay, we did not expect the Ritz. It was adequate and clean. The walls and... More

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haystackas, Guest Relations Manager at The Gilbert Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I just wanted to thank you for your kind words about the Gilbert Inn, It is charming, isn't it. I also want to thank you for your comments regarding changes we could make. Change is something that we are always working on and we have some big plans for the Inn... To address the prison cell feel, due... More

Fort Langley, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We stayed two nights, nice room, lovely location. Old Victorian room with nice touches such as a fruit basket and small chocolates as a treat during the day. Very close to the beach so the location was excellent. Wi Fi was good and although we didn't use the dwnstrs lounging area it was a very nice space for sociallizing, reading,... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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15 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Well appointed room ( we were upstairs in the north/added wing). Noise was no worse than one would expect in this location, and we kept the windows open. Yes, the bathroom is a bit tight if that is important to you, but I prefer having the space in the bedroom as sitting area, and our room (#5) offered plenty of... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stayed two nights in this very clean, very well-maintained Victorian close to the promenade. The bedroom was quite small (typical of this age of construction), but the bathroom largish. Lights in the bedroom were a bit too dim for comfortable reading. No minifridge, but there is ice available in the sister facility across the street.

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University Place, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Gilbert Inn in Seaside Oregon was a beautiful home from the late 1800's. The front desk staff were all very friendly and the lobby and our room was very clean and well kept. There was complimentary home cooked cookies and fresh fruit in the lobby and free DVD's to check out at the front desk. The yard was beautiful... More

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Auburn, United States
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed two evenings here. The hotel is beautiful, the rooms nicely decorated and immaculately clean, and the price very reasonable. We had a deluxe queen room and found the bed excellent and the room spacious. We will definitely return again.

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Portland, Or
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Gilbert inn - the good Victorian charm, comfortable, clean, good service, reasonable price. The bad Construction across the street with backing truck alarms at 6am, trash truck on Monday sounds like a war zone at 6:30, and shrieking gulls at all hours. No AC so windows must be open , no way to shut out the noise. Sandwiched in between... More

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Address: 341 Beach Drive, Seaside, OR 97138-5707
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Location: United States > Oregon > Oregon Coast > Seaside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Gilbert Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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